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Good Works

  • Caribbean Council for the Blind meets in St. Kitts SKNVibes.com – Basseterre,St. Kitts and Nevis The CCB is a non-profit entity consisting of 29 member organisations from across and submitted a four-year degree in Optometry to be made available to
  • MedWorks fair thrills patients, volunteer medical personnel; a The Plain Dealer – cleveland.com Those institutions, along with others including CVS, donated office space, medication, supplies, eyeglass frames, security guards and more, keeping expenses …
  • Optometrist gives gift ofsight in Mexico Oakville Beaver By David Lea, Oakville Beaver Staff An Oakville optometrist is readjusting to only seeing a handful of people each day after an experience in Mexico swamped …
  • Local optometrist collects Crocs for Kenya Seal Beach Daily Reminder: Rossmoor optometrist Lori Sakamoto and her daughter Rachel, a student at Los Alamitos High, are making their third trip to Kenya this month to …
  • Equipment boost for African appeal This Is The Westcountry Chard optometrist Ben Williams, a partner at Robert Frith, plans to use the machine when he visits Kenya with the charity at the end of the month. …
  • Optometrist trains Ethiopian nurses Contactlenses.co.uk By Alexa Kaczka An optometrist from Mansfield travelled to Ethiopia to help improve eye care in the country. James Pinder already went to Burkina Faso to …
  • Optician from St Albans raises money in memory of friend St Albans & Harpenden Review By Amie Mulderrig » A ST ALBANS optician has embarked on a charity climb up Mount Kilimanjaro today in memory of a friend who lost his life to a heart …

In Mourning

  • Optometrist Stanley Brown, 82, dies Cincinnati.com By Robin Buchanan • rbuchanan@enquirer.com • August 1, 2009 TERRACE PARK – Stanley Brown was a doctor of optometry, Olympic swimming official, …
  • Louis Rubin, optometrist and amateur actor, dies at 87 Richmond Times Dispatch A Tri-Cities optometrist by day, Mr. Rubin shed his doctor persona when the sun went down and took to the stage at night, performing in classics like …
  • Vistakon executive dies in plane crash Modern Medicine He served as a consulting optometrist at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Sheridan for more than 20 years and also was on staff at Sheridan Memorial …

Wall Of Shame

Congratulations

  • Tallahassee’s Best Young Optometrist of The Year WCTV  Dr. Weideman is not only an optometrist at the VA Clinic in Tallahassee, but she’s also a Ca
  • 3 Questions with Jennifer Jabaley « Jon Skovron By Jonny  She graduated from James Madison University with a degree in chemistry and received a doctorate from Southern College of Optometry. A part-time optometrist and mother of two, Jennifer began writing her first novel after a phone call …
  • Vision quest: BHS grad lands new job Southwest Virginia Today Boothe, the daughter of Kathy and Thomas Harner and a 1999 Bland High School graduate, began a new job last month as an optometrist at the Botetourt office …
  • Two Prominent Baltimore-Area Doctors Join The Polakoff Foundation PR Web (press release) Dr. Alan L. Robin is a highly acclaimed ophthalmologist specializing in the treatment of glaucoma and Dr. Brian T. Woolf is a third generation optometrist …
  • York Harbor Inn welcomes new wedding, event sales associate Seacoastonline.com – Portsmouth,NH,USA.. which recognize excellence in the home design industry. …. PORTSMOUTH — Harbor Eyecare Center announced the full-time addition of Dr. Sarah J. Hudson, ..
  • Business Buzz Tuscaloosa News (subscription) Hayes, a 2008 graduate of University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Optometry, joined the practice on July 20 as a full-time optometrist. …
  • FD man wins service club’s highest honor Fort Dodge Messenger That effort, the latest of many community service projects by the optometrist, was a key factor which led to Moehnke being named the 2008-2009 National …

Good Luck

  • Team prepares for supreme effort Optician Online After many months of hard training the Optician Ironman Team is ready to perform. This weekend the team takes part in the UK Ironman Triathlon in Bolton to …
  • Crash, book, marriage steered Kattouf to Greenville Greenville News In July 2005, barely a year after the crash and one month after “Forever Fit” was published, Kattouf left a secure position in his father’s family optometry …
  • Eye Care Center considering lawsuit Snohomish County Tribune The center’s owners, John Knutsen and optometrist Anup Deol-Knutsen, have not filed a lawsuit but are considering one, John Knutsen said last week. …
Worth a Mention

  • Sports Glasses for Kids Protect Eyes and Save Money- Las Vegas … By admin  Dr. Reynolds and Dr. Jensen are Optometrist at Envision Family EyeCare in Lexington, SC. Envision Family EyeCare carries a full line of sports glasses for kids from familiar and exclusive designers. …
  • Eye exams help detect diabetes, multiple sclerosis FOX 21 Online But kids aren’t the only people who should be seeing an optometrist sometime soon. At Vision-Pro Optical in Superior, Doctor of Optometry, Scott Wright is …
  • Make an Eye Exam Part of the Back to School Routine Dr. Michael Earley, optometrist and the AOA’s vision and learning specialist, says that “because a child’s vision may change frequently, regular eye and vision care is crucial to a student’s classroom success. … About.com Vision – http://vision.about.com/b/
  • Algood Walmart unveils new design Cookeville Herald Citizen The store’s optical department has been transformed into a boutique-style vision center, wit
  • Benefits giant VSP eliminates 43 jobs Triangle Business Journal – Raleigh,NC,USA- In an unusual move for eye care benefits giant VSP, … a business decision to go to a more automated system that’s standard for the industry,” he said. …

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